Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Library Acquires JSTOR

The Stephen B. Luce Library is pleased to announce that it has acquired access to JSTOR’s digital collection, Arts and Sciences I. This collection includes 118 core journals in economics, history, political science, and sociology, as well as in other key fields in the humanities and social sciences. This collection also contains titles in ecology, mathematics, and statistics.

To access, go to the library web page at http://www.sunymaritime.edu/stephenblucelibrary/ select ejournals under eresources. There, select the link for JSTOR. If you are accessing from off-campus, you will be prompted for your campus username and password.

For more information about JSTOR see http://about.jstor.org/about-us.

For more information concerning the Arts and Sciences I collection, see http://about.jstor.org/content-collections/journals/arts-sciences-i.

Friday, January 14, 2011

Library Director Takes Part in Marine Technology Conference

In November 2010, Constantia Constantinou, Library Director and Department Chair, presented in Istanbul, Turkey as part of SUNY Maritime College’s delegation of faculty to the first Global Conference on Innovation in Marine Technology and the Future of Maritime Transportation. Sharing her research on the Library’s relationship with students, Ms. Constantinou’s paper entitled, “Measuring Maritime Student Expectations and Satisfaction through Library Performance Assessment at SUNY Maritime College,” was well received.

Click here to continue reading a review of the conference published in The Maritime Executive and to learn more about the conference!